Who is Lisa Wu?
Lisa Wu was born on the 23rd January 1973, in Inglewood, California USA, and is a multitalented personality, musician, dancer, actress and reality TV star, best known to the world for her appearance in the reality TV show “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”, and in “Hollywood Divas”. She is also known as the ex-wife of the musician Keith Sweat.
Lisa Wu Wiki: Early Life and Career Beginnings
Lisa grew in Inglewood, and from an early age showed signs of being drawn to performing arts. She attended dancing lessons, and as a result, became a backup dancer for artists such as Public Enemy, Candy Man, Epmd and many others. As she got older, music became her passion and she joined the rap group 19, but after a while, she changed her dreams and turned to gospel instead of rap. She created a gospel stage play “A Change is gon’ come”, which was directed by none other than Tyler Perry, and then her rise began. From music, Lisa turned to acting and has since become a star.
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Happy Birthday to my 1st born @jsweat_ 😍😍😍 Over the years I've witnessed your growth into the man you've become and are becoming. Your ability to shift into other roles other than son when needed (confidante, big brother, leader, counselor etc) is a testament not only to your growth but your compassion for others around you. You've always had a big heart and kind spirit. I love you more than words could ever express. I love you baby @jsweat_ Happy Birthday!
Rise to Prominence
Lisa made her acting debut in 2003, in the role of Sharon in the drama film “Black Ball”, then after a short break as she became more focused on her family and the reality TV show “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” (2008-2011), returned to acting in 2010 with a minor part in the TV series “Meet the Browns”. Since then she has featured in a number of projects, most notably in the romantic drama film “First Impression” in 2014. Most recently, she was cast in the film “Providence Island” (2017) and is now working on several films, including “Professor Mack” and “London Mitchell’s Christmas”, both scheduled for release late in 2018.
An Accomplished Author
In addition to her work on screen, Lisa is also good with words; she has published a variety of books, and has authored a book in collaboration with Miasha Coleman, entitled “When the Cake is Made”, which will be made into a film in the near future, though there are no exact details.
Lisa Wu Net Worth
Although she spent a long time searching for herself in a variety of performing arts, she has managed to leave a trace in every area. So, have you ever wondered how rich Lisa Wu is, as of mid- 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Wu’s net worth is as high as $100,000, which is pretty decent, don’t you think?
D bout Lisa’s Personal Life, Marriage, Husband, Children?
When it comes to her personal life, Lisa has been quite open about her personal life, sharing almost every intimate detail – she was married to famous musician Keith Sweat from 1992 to 2002 and they had two sons, Jordan and Justin, born in 1995 and 1998 respectively. Three years after her divorce, Lisa married professional National Football League player Ed Hartwell, with whom she has a son named Ed Jr., but that second marriage also came to an end, in October 2011. While their marriage lasted, the two bought a mansion worth $2.9, but after they failed to pay the mortgage, the Bank of America paid $1.9 million for the house at a foreclosure sale at the Forsyth County, Georgia courthouse. Lisa is apparently now single.
Lisa has managed to expand her popularity to social media platforms, especially Instagram and Twitter. Her official Instagram page has over 200,000 followers, with whom she has shared details from her personal life, including pictures with her new boyfriend, among other posts. Lisa can also be found on Twitter, on which she has close to 125,000 followers, and has used this social media network to promote her newest career endeavors, including the announcement of the film “Providence”, among many other posts. So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent personality, then this is a fantastic opportunity for you, just skip over to her official pages.
— lisa wu (@1LisaWu) June 12, 2014
Lisa Wu ex-husband Keith Sweat
Now that we have covered all major details about Lisa, let’s share some information about one of her ex-husbands, musician Keith Sweat.
Born Keith Douglas Sweat on the 22nd July 1961 in Harlem, New York City, he is a singer, songwriter, and record producer, best known for his R&B and soul-styled songs, including “Twisted”, “Nobody”, and “I‘ll Give All My Love to You”. His career has spanned four decades and 12 studio albums, with “Keith Sweat” from 1996 being the most successful as it went four times platinum. Other notable releases include “Make It Last Forever” (1987), and “Still in the Game” from 1998.
Her second husband was Ed Hartwell, a retired NFL linebacker who played eight seasons in the NFL, switching from team to team, without any notable result. Born as Edgerton ‘Ed’ Hartwell II, on the 27th May 1978, he was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the fourth round of the 2001 Draft, and remained in the team until 2004. He then played for the Atlanta Falcons, Cincinnati Bengals and Oakland Raiders, ultimately retiring in 2010 after an unsuccessful stint with the Las Vegas Locomotives.